It features several great parks, bustling downtown & Lauderdale Lakes.

The county seat of Walworth County, Elkhorn is the center for government and is known as ‘Christmas Card Town’ with great displays on the Square. It features several great parks, bustling downtown & Lauderdale Lakes. Click HERE for a PDF copy of our Elkhorn Neighborhood Guide.

Neighborhood Points of Interest:

Lauderdale Lakes - take advantage of all types of boating fun on this chain of lakes. If you are looking for a quieter spot - check out Pleasant Lake - a no-wake lake with an up-north feel.
The Square Downtown - walk the streets and take in the local shops and a pastry. Check online for events on the square throughout the year!
Sunset Park - This park features a public pool, tennis, baseball & softball fields & a playground. Their bandshell features a summer concert series. Babe Mann Park - This park spans 34 acres with canoeing, fishing & kayaking. 
Walworth County Fairgrounds - there is more to see than just the annual fair (which is widely regarded as one of the best county fairs in the state)! Check out the antique & flea markets, craft fairs, rodeos, concerts and other events throughout the season.
Apple Barn Orchard & Winery - from strawberry & apple picking to a great gift shop, this is a fun place to visit.
Duesterbeck’s Brewing Co - a great spot to relax and catch some live music in the summers. Bring your chairs for the outdoor concerts.
Evergreen Golf Club – grab your clubs and head over to Evergreen for a great day on the greens! This is one of Golf Digest's four-star Best Places to Play with a 27-hole golf course.
Kettle Moraine State Forest - if you are up for some hiking, biking, x-country skiing or camping, this is your spot! White River State Trail - another great spot for hiking, horseback riding & snowmobiling.

Eat & Drink Favorites:

Someplace ElseCasual atmosphere with a great menu. Try the Cranberry Pecan Chicken Salad or a Pot Pie!
Mama T's Italian Eatery - Delicious Italian food in a casual atmosphere.
Moy’s - Moy’s has been serving up Chinese food in Elkhorn for over 35 years.
Larducci Pizzaria - One of our favorite pizza places! Try their tri-color peppers – yum. Carry-out only.
Annie’s Burger Town - Homemade root beer, sundae of the month, and summer car hops!
Stillwater Coffee Co - If you are a tea drinker try their London Fog – delicious! They also have breakfast and light lunch items. Enjoy indoors or on their deck.

Overview for Elkhorn, WI

10,267 people live in Elkhorn, where the median age is 38.7 and the average individual income is $32,844. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Demographics and Employment Data for Elkhorn, WI

Elkhorn has 4,138 households, with an average household size of 2.42. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Elkhorn do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 10,267 people call Elkhorn home. The population density is 1,273.38 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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47.14 / 52.86%

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Schools in Elkhorn, WI

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The following schools are within or nearby Elkhorn. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Elkhorn Area Middle
6th - 8th
West Side Elementary
PreK - 5th
Jackson Elementary
PreK - 5th
First Lutheran School
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Career and College Academy
9th - 12th
No rating available
9th - 12th
Elkhorn Options Virtual School
PreK - 12th

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